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Improv for Everybody! Workshop with Blackout Improv

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Center For Performing Arts

3754 Pleasant Ave

Minneapolis, MN 55409

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CFPA Mpls is so excited to present the nation's premiere African-American improv troupe, Blackout, in a public workshop!

Minneapolis is home to one of the nation’s premiere African-American improv troupes, Blackout Improv. Many have seen them in action, at HUGE or Mixed Blood. CFPA Mpls offers a unique opportunity to access these artists of comedy/politics/human nature, and to learn more about how they do what they do, and why they do it. JOIN US for a unique workshop, designed for all comers ages 12-112, whether you have no improv experience or tons. Just curious to see more of Blackout and their work? Come to the FREE presentation in the evening: see the results of the workshop and engage in conversation with them about their work.

Saturday, September 15th, 2018
Workshop: 3-5 pm
Presentation: 7-9 pm

SAY YES AND . . . To the real power of improv comedy!

Love improv? Ever wanted to try it? Curious about how comedy is changing the world? Join Blackout Improv, a local troupe of experienced actors/comedians/activists/teachers who will explore the usefulness of improv as a tool in daily life. Improv can be a means of utilizing everything you've got to get everything you need. It allows you to "roll with the punches" and be your best self in every moment, by acknowledging every gift you're given and supporting those around you. No previous improv experience required!

THEN: at 7 pm, you and your fellow workshop participants will entertain(in partnership with your professional teachers) with a public demonstration of your mad skills.

Who is this workshop for?

Anyone ages 12-112! No previous improv experience required!

  • In the Sunroom (air-conditioned!)

  • Center for Performing Arts

  • 3754 Pleasant Ave S, Minneapolis, MN

REGISTRATION: Sliding Scale Fee
$35 . . .
$50 . . .
$65 . . .
$75 . . .
Choose the scale that best fits you.
All proceeds go directly to the artists!

SPACE IS LIMITED! Pre-registration is required.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Saturday, 5pm

REGISTER HERE:

https://goo.gl/forms/zM2zQohn9yRe9E9E3

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